|Birth Day||December 1, 1958|
|Birth Place||Glastonbury, CT|
|Age||62 YEARS OLD|
While writing for the New York Observer, she penned a popular column that inspired the successful HBO series Sex and the City. Also a Novelist, she wrote the bestselling books Lipstick Jungle, The Carrie Diaries (a Sex and the City prequel), and Trading Up.
When she was just nineteen years old, the Simon & Schuster publishing house bought one of her children's stories. Before beginning her career as a humor columnist, she studied at both New York University and Rice University.
New York-based publisher Ron Galotti served as the inspiration for Bushnell's famous "Mr. Big" character.
Following the success of HBO's Sex and the City starring